"Instruments of the breath are closest to the heart. Making music from the act of breathing is the earliest form of alchemy: turning the breath that keeps us alive into the music that feeds our soul".
Jane Rutter is a classical free spirit who uses the flute as a voice, a tool of magical communication. In this intimate concert, Jane plays solo silver, gold, wooden, bamboo, ebony flutes and Irish whistles. The program includes Baroque Fantasies, Indian Ragas, Contemporary Incantations, a new work by the artist herself, haunting, meditative works by Telemann, Debussy, Ross Edwards, and more. Prose by Shakespeare, Patrick White, Anaïs Nin. This program also includes the Jean-Jaques Rousseau solo flute version of Spring from Vivaldi Four Seasons.
Masterclass & Performance Program with Jane Rutter
Renowned for her on-stage warmth, quicksilver technical brilliance, and inspired, dynamic performing and teaching skills, Jane's master class program helps students find joy and the 'bel-canto' voice within their instruments.
The class will assist the students’ focus on:
- Professional performance techniques
- Performance pedagogy
- Crossing the barrier to the audience: the philosophy of music/joy in musical expression
- Aspects of the music and recording industries
- The techniques of sound & tone production
- How to organize an effective and fulfilling practice regime
Wednesday 29 March Time: 1 - 3pm Duration 2 hrs
Cost: TBC Please contact the Box Office to book
A lucky six soloists will get to perform with Jane on stage at her Flute Spirits & The Four Seasons performance on Thursday 30 March